The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Wales / South Wales
Rank 39 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 41 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.72% 2.11% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 2.61% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 47
Median salary £37,725 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.85% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,050 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
748 881 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.08% 80.90% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 661 773 867
Median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +24 21 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport +6 21 £37,725 -7.98%
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (51.19%) Finance
3 27 (32.14%) ISEB
3 27 (32.14%) Degree
4 21 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (23.81%) Project Management
6 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.43%) User Stories
7 15 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 15 (17.86%) SDLC
7 15 (17.86%) Advertising
8 14 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 14 (16.67%) Use Case
9 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (13.10%) MS Office
11 10 (11.90%) ITIL
11 10 (11.90%) SQL
11 10 (11.90%) iSeries
12 8 (9.52%) Line Management
12 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
12 8 (9.52%) Software Testing
12 8 (9.52%) UML
12 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
13 7 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (8.33%) Validation
13 7 (8.33%) SEO
13 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
13 7 (8.33%) Statistics
13 7 (8.33%) BPMN

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 43 (51.19%) Finance
2 15 (17.86%) Advertising
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Publishing
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (89.29%) Analyst
2 60 (71.43%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Agile Business Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Applications Support
3 10 (11.90%) Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Junior
4 6 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Junior Business Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst Team Leader
6 3 (3.57%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Product Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Product Owner
6 3 (3.57%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) iSeries
3 7 (8.33%) Statistics
3 7 (8.33%) User Experience
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.81%) Project Management
3 18 (21.43%) User Stories
4 15 (17.86%) SDLC
4 15 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 14 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (16.67%) Use Case
6 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.90%) ITIL
8 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 8 (9.52%) Line Management
8 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 8 (9.52%) UML
9 7 (8.33%) BPMN
9 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 7 (8.33%) SEO
9 7 (8.33%) Validation
10 6 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) C
3 4 (4.76%) C#
4 3 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (32.14%) Degree
1 27 (32.14%) ISEB
2 7 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.14%) CBAP
3 6 (7.14%) IIBA
4 4 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) IBM
3 2 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (1.19%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.19%) Epicor
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Tableau